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Old 04-29-2008, 02:49 PM   #1
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Default MaxAmps lipo - roar approval - what happened?

Whatever happened to MaxAmps getting their lipos approved by ROAR? I know they were the first people on here saying they were working with ROAR, etc. Now there are like 15-20 packs approved and they arent one of them. Just curious what happened. They seemed to be on the ball and now nothing.
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I think the problem is that ROAR approval requires an actual hard case, not some lexan sheet shrinkwrapped onto the battery.
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MaxAmp apllied ROAR approval on lipo's March or April. May or early June expect the results. Few manufacturers were approved in April.
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The new Revamped packs have a hard case design, there was a pic on here a month or so ago. Looks promising, and will more than likely be passed. It looked to have all the ROAR bases covered. I use there packs in my planes, heli, and B44 they have delivered as expected, no complaints.
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